Climate: Dakar

The climate is tropical in Dakar. In winter there is much more rainfall in Dakar than in summer. According to Köppen and Geiger climate is classified as As. The average annual temperature in Dakar is 24.9 °C. About 469 mm of precipitation falls annually.

Climate graph

Climate graph, Dakar

The driest month is March with 0 mm. Most precipitation falls in August, with an average of 182 mm.

Temperature graph

Temperature graph, Dakar

The warmest month of the year is October with an average temperature of 28.1 °C. In February, the average temperature is 21.7 °C. It is the lowest average temperature of the whole year.

Climate table

Climate table, Dakar

The difference in precipitation between the driest month and the wettest month is 182 mm. The average temperatures vary during the year by 6.4 °C.